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of people and byron and the rest of the committee and lead by karen paris and friends at the park conservation. we have steve from the engineering group. we have dan -- who i see i missed. excuse me. we have dpw who did the design for the area. we have them with the living classroom and maybe it was going to be in another area but it's going to be here at the port of san francisco and had the help of a number of agencies and the parks department and keeping as gorgeous and welcoming as it is. this part was not a park for long. originally this was supposed to be a terminal and imagine if we can containers stacked around here. instead we have a place for humans to come and enjoy, dogs to come and enjoy, the children come and learn about the natural habitat about one of the areas that is best weather wise and we are proud to reinvent ourselves and use our ability to make it all better. i would like to thank the mta with their vision and the blue green way on cargo lane and of course last but not least the park of
in a small apartment of about 300 square feet in os low, in paris and copenhagen and the difference between that and my larger apartment here in san francisco those were nice and the one here is crappy. i can hear my neighbors when there was a discussion. over there the walls were thick. it was warm and nice appliances and taken the walls were taken care it and it should include a certain decibel readying so you can't hear them next door and if public housing is considered a priority housing subsidies should be considered and this is probably the only time i will speak to the commission because it's not my job to come here and speak to you. i think surterrainian freeway and subway along 19th avenue and turning that into a opportunity to sell to individual housing owners or developers or whatever and that would create a lot of land for housing for this city. thank you. >> would you like to offer public comment? you can leave it right there. thank you. is there any additional general public comment? >> good afternoon president fong and commission. my name is karen mint and i am a bu
and paris with a pair of 12s. now here's a look at your extended forecast. ♪ >>> recapping our top story, people in japan will vote in a general election next month. prime minister yoshihiko noda dissolved the lower house of the diet. >> the speaker of the lower house announced the dissolution of the chamber. voting day is december 16th. noda later said he is keeping the promise he made to seek a new mandate after reforming the social security and tax systems. he said the main focus of the election is whether to move forward or go back to the old political ways of the liberal democratic party, currently the main opposition. noda's democratic party beat the ldp in the 2009 election. >>> senior diplomats from japan and north korea have wrapped up a round of talks in mongolia. they discussed a number of outstanding issues, including the abduction of japanese nationals during the 1970s and '80s. delegates from japan and north korea ended a two-day meeting friday in mongolia's capital, ulan bator. one of the main items on their agenda was tokyo's request to solve the abductions issue. >> tran
dreaming of paris where my grandparents, my grandfather, spend many important years of his life. also i want to move to my place, i don't know what was the name of that place. every time people call me la englicita, the little english woman because in cuba, in the caribbean, they didn't make any difference. all the irish were english. and all the people from asia were chinese. all the jews were called polacos, polish. that is interesting because the irish were part of the spanish community in cuba, but usually they didn't make the difference. so they call me and they call my father el inglis, the english guy. so when they call me that and when my name suffered many different spellings. later on in life, in the 70's, i had many identification cards with names like coffee that i didn't drink at the time, so i began drinking coffee later on, names like caufildo and garfield, my favorite one, that made me wonder if the bureaucrats at the id office knew that i really love cats. without my garfield id, i left havana in 1981 and went to zurich, switzerland, thanks to james joyce. my dancing th
will be able to access the controls. in paris already, they are rounding the pedestrian signals through blue tooth and into people's phones. so the future is really exciting and technology will make it quite a journey for everybody. >> thank you for joining us. >> thank you for having me. >> so now i would like to introduce the chief engineer. can you tell us about your experience? >> there were a lot of anticipation about how people would respond. at first, we had to get in front of people to direct them from their habits. early morning, they are more into carrying their coffee and going inside of the elevator and then spilling their coffee to hit the keys. we got right in front of them, stopped them and told them exactly what they had to do. that helped out a lot. the other thing that helped were the lights in the lobby would tell them where the elevator was. a lot of these systems have not done that. we were the first to do that. the nice thing is we've got less spills in the lobby, too. you get into the elevator in the morning, and somebody is standing in front of the buttons and you can
my paris has so f ignored the protests from other european countries. another is that the vast majority of foie gras is consumed in france itself. >> even when there are bands, like in california, or even if it were banned in germany, it would have little influence on our sector. foie gras is different product through and through. it is part of every festive meal. >> foie gras is a culturaicon. for one of our reporter, banning it would be a declaration of war on france. >> people here would turn away from europe even more. they have voted massively against the eu treaties, and that would really put them in opposition. a writer from the area has written a science-fiction novel in which dictators forbid all kinds of things, including foie gras. people then sell them on the blk mket, le they d duri the occupation. >> the 95-year-old grandmother remembers those days. she says the expensive delicacy foie gras used to be eaten almost daily. >> we have always done the forced feeding. at least as far back as the 17th century. so what is the problem? it is better if the geese are fatter
are going to remain on the cool side here. single digits in the east. london and paris both getting up to 12 and 11. now let's take a look at your extended forecast. >>> we'll be back with more updates in 30 minutes. i'm gene otani in tokyo.
river traveling up to paris with friends, laughing reminiscing with her sisters. >> she was a beloved member of the golden girls district group and leaves behind many school district friends. the board of education and the superintendent of schools extends sincere condolences to the donahu family. meeting adowneder. meeting adjourned. >> san francisco mayor lee is here to join us. this is especially special for us. about 14 months ago when we kicked off our first program lee was here. he helped cut the ribbon and launch with our first companies about 14 months ago, and i one thing i will say before you get up we thought long and hard where we wanted green star located and we knew we wanted it in silicon valley and we wanted to know where they were going to and we believe san francisco is on the way to being the heart and hub of silicon valley and where the heart and the leadership is and we will exciting where it's going and please welcome mayor ed lee. >> thank you mitch. thank you so much. you know innovation is infectious. it's as infectious as giants fever. how about that?
, paris i want to wake up in the city with frankie and his voice ♪ >> this town infected meat. the beastie boys were the life changing experience for me. i listened to hip-hop and then i listened to the beastie boys and i said, i can do this. i want to do this. i started singing it in an italian parent -- in an italian. ♪ >> i think america is not anymore the most important economy, but it is the most important center of production. it is like being in florence during the renaissance. hear, history is happening out. -- history is happening here. all i'm doing is giving back to my people by being here. i like to think that they are waiting for me to come back from this experience. ♪ >> introducing his music to a whole new audience in new york. and we could not leave you without the final story from washington. today, the president and his two daughters took part in the annual thanksgiving right of pardoning two turkeys. it is a tradition that stretches back to the 1960's. that brings the program to a close. you confide constant updates on our website. i'm laura trevelyan. t
and were previously kept out of the public view. >>> well, paris is living up to its reputation as the city of light. german actress diane koover had the magic touch as she turned on the lights of france's world-renowned shopping boulevard to watch 200 trees illuminate with l.e.d. lights. the glimmering display will light each night until january 10th. gorgeous, right? gorgeous. >> insane. >> beautiful. >>> let's go now to new york city, where victims of hurricane sandy were shown some holiday hospitality. new york governor andrew cuomo joined volunteers to help deliver more than 3,000 turkey dinners to those in need in breezy point. while in manhattan, hundreds of first responders and red cross workers were also served up a thanksgiving meal from the city's top chef. are you ready? >> i am. it's time to get the turkey on. >> it is time. ooimz looking forward to some pumpkin pie, you know? >> that's not bad. apple pie's my favorite. >> i've been craving it. >> a la mode. >>> now to a somber note. it was 49 years ago today that president john f. kennedy was assassinated in dallas, a day in w
's not until about monday or tuesday. for the time being, single-digit temperatures in london and paris. moscow, looking at two for the high on your friday. now here's a look at your extended forecast. >>> we'll be back with more updates in 30 minutes. updates in 30 minutes. i'm gene otani in tokyo. -- captions by vitac -- www.vitac.com
's not until about monday or tuesday. for the time being, single digit temperatures in london and paris. as we look off toward the east, moscow only looking at 2 here for your high on your friday. now here's a look at your extended forecast. >>> we'll be back with more updates in 30 minutes. i'm gene otani in tokyo.
in paris. a documentary by the tv network al jazeera prompted investigators to reopen his case. it said traces of highly toxic radioactive pu loan you mean had been detected on arafat's clothing and other personal belongings and even to this day the cause of arafat's death has not been determined. some palestinians claim he was assassinated by israel. israeli officials deny the claim. >> translator: the palestinians are confident that israel is behind the whole thing. we need to prove this to the rest of the world. >> experts from a swiss laboratory and others will conduct a detailed examination of the samples. they will take several months to conclude and clear up questions of arafat's death. palestinian authorities are determined to get to the bottom of this mystery. nhk world, ramallah. >>> delegates at the u.n. conference on climate change are trying to agree on what to do about global warming. it is becoming clear the climate for compromise has chilled. industrialized countries commitments to the protocol expire at the end of the year. delegates at the meeting in doha, qatar, are d
was seen in public he flew to a paris hospital age 75 and sick. three weeks later he was dead. why? his wife refused an autopsy. rumors flew, aids murdered, poisoned, that's what many palestinians believed. >> all the circumstantial evidence, all the political evidence indicate only one direction, which is mr. sharon. >> reporter: israel denies it. there was no real evidence he had been killed, until this year. the investigation was triggered by swiss technicians working with al jazeera tv. they examined arafat's toothbrush and hat and found traces of radioactive polonium 210. ten times more toxic than cyanide. the question now is, will they find it on his bones? >> the likelihood of being able to detect polonium 210 this long after contamination i think is very low. >> reporter: in that case, how did they find it on his clothes? the tests could raise more questions than it answers. yasser arafat, controversial in life, his death still a riddle. martin fletcher, nbc news, ramallah, the west bank. >>> in this country and parts of this area in fact, life remains at a cold dark standstill
. london, we're looking only at 6 degrees for your high. paris at 7 degrees. we actually have yellow alert for ice in much of the uk widely posted across the region. madrid only looking at 8 degrees. in fact, we saw snow in spain yesterday. now, let's move over to the asian continent. you can see another rain cloud forming over northern japan. badly hit again as we speak this morning we're looking at this low pressure system over north of hokkaido with this sagging cold front passing through the region leaving behind the wintry pressure pattern that is strengthening. so gusts of 100 kilometers per hour are likely in the next 24 hours which will be picking up those waves as much as five meters high. also snow. we already have a report about 70 centimeters in aomori prefecture. which is in the western flank of northern japan. ongoing snow conditions could trigger avalanche. and blizzard conditions in hokkaido. this is still on tap for you this morning. things will be tapering off, but a very short break due to this other system moving in from southern japan. and will be creating some wet and
close to the land and its people. but as a young man in paris, he joined with friends like max ernst and jean arp in the emeing surrealist movement of the 1920s. in his painting "the farm," miro's characteristic symbols and themes began to appear: serpenne shapes, checkeoard patterns, finite space represented by the moon or a star. in 1922, he painted "the farmer's wife," the ancestress of countless female symbols that also became a continuing motif in miro's art. in 1924, his art broke free of gravitational constraints in theurrealtic world of "harleqn's carnival." over the years, he developed his own personal symbolism, and in the 1950s, the scal his art grew with such works as a mural at harvard university and "the wall ofhe sun" for unesco in pas. as his work grew in size, miro continued what he termed "a process of simplification." he stated, "little by little, i have managed to reach a point at which i use no more than a small number of forms and colors." this process found a culminating expression the maquette for the tial gallery's tapestry. miro entered the project with much
-- in 2009, a minute after takeoff, it crashed in the outskirts of paris, killing 109 passengers and crew on board, mostly germans, and four people on the ground. a small strip of titanium metal that had fallen onto the runway from a continental dc-10 set off a catastrophic chain of events, shredding concords tired -- retires as it and rolled down the runway, and eventually causing a fire in the fuel tanks. in clearing continental of criminal responsibility, the ruling refers to other unknown elements. >> after 12 years, more than 12 years, continental has been accused of being responsible for concords accident. justice has finally been served. continental is not responsible for the concord crash. the mechanic that fitted the titanium strip was deemed to be negligent. although he could not have predicted the events that would follow. which is why his 15 months suspended sentence was quashed. lawyers argue that it should have been grounded before the incident. there had been incidents with its tires that raised concerns. and witnesses claimed it was already on fire before it hits the titan
. the court had earlier blamed continental for a piece of metal that fell on to the paris airport runway. >> in iraq, at least 38 people have been killed and more than 100 injured after a series of bombings in the south of the country. the attacks targeted she of pilgrims as well as local security forces. >> a moscow court has been video showing punk band pussy riot protesting -- banned video for being insulting to orthodox members. two members are serving sentences for hooliganism in the church. >> trial for the former yugoslavia has acquitted the former yugoslavian prime minister in a trial for crimes against humanity. the court said there was no evidence to support accusations. serbs have been protesting along their countries' border in response to that judgment. now to a breakthrough in technology that could help millions of people who depend on hearing aids in their everyday lives. >> if you are one of them, you will know that hearing aids are not much at helping pick out a single voice in a busy room. >> that's true. now scientists say they have found the answer, and they have one
are cooling off here in london and paris. overnight temperatures around zero and the highs only at 5 on your saturday. now here's a look at your extended forecast. ♪ >>> we'll be back with more updates in 30 minutes. i'm gene otani in tokyo. for all of us here at nhk world, thanks for joining us. have a great day wherever you are.
their designs on bigger stages in new york or paris. very neat there. let's check in with talker now for weather. >> it was a gorgeous weekend. yesterday, got to 71 degrees. our warmest temperature so far this month at reagan national. we'll enjoy one more warm day today. relatively mild day and then the changes come from the form of rain showers and cooler air tomorrow. this is it right now? >> this is it. >> i got to make sure so i can get the kids out to do the yard work. >> it will feel more like november than september. >> okay. like it is supposed to feel. >> reagan national yesterday, 71 degrees. dulles, 70. bwi marshall, we hit 66 degrees. as i mentioned, our first 70- degree temperature this month and it may be our only one looking down the horizon a little bit into the future, our temperatures will be cooler. 50 in leonardtown. north and west, not too bad. manassas and culpeper currently running at 43 degrees. these temperatures relatively mild overnight. we'll probably be in the upper 60s for daytime highs. clouds on the horizon, you might get in here. most of your day will feature cl
by almost half of 1%. frankfurt, the dax down by a percent. the cac 40 in paris declining by about .25%. earlier in the day most asian stocks meanwhile closed lower. in tokyo the nikkei average ended a three-week low falling nearly 1%. australian shares shed about a half percent. in main land china, the shanghai edged down 0.1%. the downside was supported by the news on china's relatively stable cpi. the yen is trading higher against the dollar and the euro due to concerns about u.s. budget issues and uncertainties over fresh assistance for greece. the dollar now changing hands at 79.23 to 25 yen. the euro currently at 1.27 to 75 yen. >>> china's industrial productions in sales picked up in october. the latest data shows the country's economy has started getting traction again. china's national bureau of statistics says industrial out put climbed over 9% from a year earlier. it was the second straight month of gainless. the pace of growth was 0.4% faster than in september. meanwhile retail sales were up more than 14%. the increase was 0.3% more than in the previous month. earlier in th
the board down about 1%. london ftse 100 is down about .9%. and the dax down about 1%. and in paris, the crack 40 is down by 1%. investors are becoming less willing to take risk because a decision on the bailout fund for greece has been put off till next week. in tokyo the nikkei extended losses to seven days. chinese stocks were treated because of fierce that the on going communist party congress would make little change in economic policies. let's have a look at currencies. the euro is losing ground against the yen. investors are keeping a wary eye on the debt situation in greece. the yen is quoted at 100- 75-79. >>> many countries are now seeking to diversify their energy sources. industry ministry officials in japan are aiming to launch the world's first futures trading market for liquefied natural gas. they hope to put it into effect by march 2014 to bring down lng prices. liquid natural gas prices have surged since the fukushima daiichi plant accident, it led to shutdowns of all but two reactors in the country. the commodity has been traded at a premium since the link to crude
's shares down by almost 0.7%. frankfurt the dax declining by 0.6%. in paris the cac 40 declining by 0.4%. moving on to currencies the dollar is little changed against the yen after japan's lower house was dissolved in the afternoon. the euro is fluctuating in a narrow range currently quoted at 103.32-36. >>> the new leaders of china were announced on thursday. on where the chinese economy will go from here we spoke to steven wong, an associate professor at the university of hong kong. >> i don't think there is a dramatic difference between the two in terms of economic policy. the goal is to try to achieve a reasonable economic growth as well as to balance the need of structural reform. currently the growth is moderate so i would expect the government would continue the economic reform on a very cautious manner. >> reporter: at the most recent communist party conference economic goals were set. they were a doubling in the country's gdp and average income by 2020. steven wong says it is likely to be achieved with the consecutive growth of 7% per year but the quality is important. >> bal
100 is up by about .4%. dax is also up about .4%. in paris, the cac 40 is up about .7%. market players remain cautious as they wait to see the vote by greek lawmakers on the austerity package later in the day. >>> earlier asian stock prices were mostly higher on wednesday. hong kong shares were up about .7%. singapore rose .8%. nikkei average ended marginally lower extending losses to three days. >>> finally a quick look at currencies, the dollar is gaining ground against the yen and euro on the hope that obama's re-election would help prop up the u.s. economy now exchanging hands 80.38 to 39. euro quoted at 12818 to 19. >>> a japanese government panel will draw up a timetable for overhauling the nation's power supply system by the end of this year. an industry ministry task force resumed talks on the reforms on wednesday. that's after the government came up with a new energy policy in september. the policy requires phasing out the reliance on nuclear power and greater use of green energy. under the plan households would be able to choose their power suppliers. the task force also call
by .5%. the dax is up by .55%. in paris, the cac 40 is up by about .7%. meanwhile asian stocks are mixed on tuesday. in in tokyo the nikkei average closed below the key 9,000 level for the first time in three trading days ending at 8,975, down about .4%. australia's s&p asx 200 rose a quarter percent after the central bank kept its interest rates unchanged at 3.25%. the shanghai composite index extended losses for the second day to close at 2,106, down about .4%. >>> taking a look at the four x market, the yen is giving up earlier gains ahead of the u.s. election. after trading lower, 102 yen levels. >>> japan has decided to ease restrictions on beef imports from the united states. the government has made the decision after a panel of experts reported that the step will post no safety risk. u.s. beef imports will start to increase from as early as the beginning of next year. >>> japan's health ministry decided to allow imports of beef from cattle 30 months or younger. that is on condition that the brain and spinal cord continue to be removed. these are parts where the pathogen of mad cow
-some miles of vacant land that's paris, and turning that into a positive thing. just this week the city council is supposed to be voting on a project by a local businessman who wants to buy something like 1400 acres of vacant city land and plant a huge tree farm. so that's thinking outside of the box i find very exciting. >> jennifer: i do too. the major had an unusual plan which was to move citizens from vacant more dispersed areas, he rolled that out, but how is that working? >> it has been slow coming. there are so many great ideas put forth for the future of detroit, if you look at the renders of what detroit could look like it's really exciting but as you well know there is just no money for a lot of these projects, so something like detroit works, the right-sizing plan that you just mentioned a lot of that is being funded by outside organizations, nonprofits. the city itself though, is basically on the verge of bankruptcy. 40% of the streetlights don't work. there aren't enough police and firefighters, half of the schools have closed, but the big p
paris. the eiffel tower. it didn't cost me a dime. >> hemming way walked on these stairs, and so did i for free. here is my wife brenda in a bakery. it was free. the city looks wonderful, doesn't it? let me tell you, it looks better when you are here and it isn't costing you anything. so how did i pull all of this off? well let me show you. this time it doesn't come down to dollars and cents. it comes down to miles and points. my flights were paid for with frequent flier miles i gathered by flying american and using this credit card. this british airways card gave me 100,000 miles just for signing up. brenda signed up too. that's how we were able to stay in this five-star hotel along with a three-star place for a couple of days. sidewalk cafes are great. she was paid with the proceeds from this aarp card. the card gave me 5% back on every purchase we made for six months. and then brenda got a card and we did it again for another six months. three cards, two years of planning and one nice trip. >> it is really just about being savy and maximizing every single dollar you have. you don't
walking through paris. the eiffel tower. it didn't cost me a dime. >> hemming way walked on these stairs, and so did i for free. here is my wife brenda in a bakery. it was free. the city looks wonderful, doesn't it? let me tell you, it looks better when you are here and it isn't costing you anything. so how didll all pull all of ths off? well let me show you. this time it doesn't come down to dollars and cents. it comes down to miles and points. my flights were paid for with frequent flier miles i gathered by flying american and using this credit card. this british airways card gave me 100,000 miles just for signing up. brenda signed up too. that's how we were able to stay in this five-star hotel along with a three-star place for a couple of days. sidewalk cafes are great. she was paid with the proceeds from this aarp card. the card gave me 5% back on every purchase we made for six months. and then brenda got a card and we did it again for another six months. three cards, two years of planning and one nice trip. >> it is really just about being savy and maximizing every single dollar you
needs help and negotiation. >> with all the focus internationally -- you're joining us from paris today. what important policy issues is its crowding out? where should our focus be at the moment? >> well, of course it's crowding out the issue of how we deal with our friends in europe who are suffering terrible economic pressure. europe is in a drought of no growth, of high unemployment and of real concern about what they do about the eurozone, whether the eurozone itself will continue to hold together and be the right solution. this is an issue -- >> i was just going to say what is america's role here? why is this issue, what's happening in europe, something that should be more significant overseas? >> we're major trading partners with each other. europe is a source of american culture. source of america's most faithful allies. we cannot turn our back on europe and i don't think president obama has any attention of doing so. >> ron freeman, thank you very much for your time this morning. >> thank you, kelly. >>> plenty to get through. if you have any thoughts, you can e-mail us. as far
. >> it was paris hilton. would you hit paris hilton? of course you would. if it has a nice booty you are going after it. that's the way guys are. >> i'm sorry to say i have a 17-year-old daughter and it is a terrible state of the way things are, but it is true. >> the way things always have been and always will be, and that is why we are here as a species. the 10% seems really low to me. i am on the other side. i think 39 out of 400 is a low, low number. i think the news on this. >> they singled out a certain breed of men that are this website looking at this gal's profile which is obviously alarming and went as far as to e-mail. you already lowered the bar very much as far as a guy that is on there and looking for this type of girl. >> there is nothing wrong. why isn't it okay to go on a site? >> she said she killed somebody. >> but she is cute. you said you lowered it by going on this site. >> no. i said you already -- you have already i guess made it out a certain type of man. i don't know any men who go on the websites. i am not judging them. it wasn't a hookup at a bar. >> lowering the ba
. >>> san francisco and the sisters city paris have had a friendly cultural exchange. now they'll be swapping art. the directors signed an agreement with the louvre in paris. they're pledging to exchange art over the next five years. there's a new exhibit of treasures from the louvre including items once owned by louie the xiv and marie antoinette. >> we'll be sending art to the louvre. that's just as significant. because i want to see a sign at the louvre, this is from the fine arts museums of san francisco. >> the collection of royal treasures from the louvre opens saturday and runs through the end of march. >>> it's new years a day for seafood lovers. your dung unus crab is ready. boats were already turning up at the docks of fishermen's wharf filled with fresh crab. last year at this time, you might recall the same boats were just sitting on the docks as fishermen refused to crab over a price dispute. today, seafood market were relieved to see the arrival of the first catch in time for thanksgiving. >> it's one of the biggest days of the year for us. it's like christmas day
't know that. >> i thought it was paris. >> bill: a reason you thought it was paris? >> because i was wrong. >> bill: tie breaker. in addition to running the gambino crime family. john gotti was the father of five. his father suffered a tragedy young son was killed by a driver. what happened to the man to killed frank? what happened to the man who killed his son? cards up, please. and roll the tape. >> the person that was driving the car. >> right. >> disappeared. >> correct. >> do you think that was something your father was involved in? >> probably. knowing john, how he was and how he felt about a lot of things, especially regarding his own children, he probably was. >> bill: what a great parent john gotti. so we have a tie. here is the tie breaker. john gotti the mobster, not the son died where? maccallum? >> in prison. >> prison. >> bill: where? >> new york. >> bill: wrong. >> lesson worth. >> bill: no. >> alcatraz. sing sing. >> bill: not close. illinois. so both win because i don't have time for these people to wise up. factor tip of the day and it has to do with using the i
their own. my grandmother then raised her family in the city and watched as the paris of the orient transformed into an american town with the add vent of the american troops. eager to explore new lands again, my grandmother did not need convincing to leave in 1975, and beautiful daughter, my mother, and her sister here today, had no choice but to follow among. once the parents decided that the whole family had to escape, the next step was to gather all the children and belongings and locate a safe passage out. it was no easy task because as you recall, i said i had eight elder brothers and sisters. moreover, the first attempt failed. after waiting two hours at the agreed upon rendezvous sight, the helicopter never showed. my dad found out later when we were safe in the united states that his cousin actually ran out of fuel and had to return to the air base. at this point, my paternal uncle set out to find another means of escape while the rest us of returned home to await word. our second and successful attempt of fleeing came by sea. when my uncle phoned us with the good news he s
between paris and the south of france. romney was driving anderson and his wife leola. >> they, i believe, were in the town of beaulac. as they come north near the top of the hill and in their way was a mercedes. they had no time to react. the car was on the wrong side of the road. >> the mercedes driver, apparently drunk, slammed into them at full speed. both cars crushed and mangled. mitt romney and leola anderson unconscious. >> george called me on the phone and said, "we have some bad news about mitt," but he didn't tell me what and he came and picked me up and took me to his home. i had word that he was killed. >> the policeman on the scene apparently thought i was in worse condition than i was and wrote in french "he is dead" on my passport. >> we waited for hours and hours, most of the night, to get word from france that he was actually alive. >> i was knocked unconscious and only recall waking up for a brief moment in the ambulance, going to the hospital. >> it turns out that romney had a severe concussion and broken bones, but leola, the mom away from home to 200 young missionari
of concern about europe, our bookings at disney land paris are quite solid. that could be a result of a 20th anniversary celebration there that's really working. but i'd say as we look at our theme park sector, in part because of some of the investments we've made as well. notably california adventure here at disney land in california. we feel good about what we're seeing. there's demand for that product. it's showing up in our pricing and showing up in our advanced bookings. >> how are the advanced bookings looking for the holiday season? >> advanced bookings for the holiday season are looking good. there's a quirk in the calendar. christmas falls on a tuesday. so some of our peak season will also fall into our next quarter because of how the quarter breaks. our bookings for the christmas period overall, which include some spillover into the next quarter, we feel very good about. that's certainly true in california. it's true in florida. it's true in paris. >> bob, the last time we talked, you seemed passionate about the need to fix our debt as a country. i wonder what your take is on presi
be falling m middle of manhattan, london, or paris. >> and if manhattan, london, and paris were occupied and didn't have their own state, their own recognition. they would feel as they they had to fight too. >> no country no, nation, no deposit can with instanted that. we are doing everything we can. >> we saw the targeted killing of the -- that has led to what we're seeing now. are there other military leaders? are there other political leaders of hamas that are now in the crosshairs of the idf? >> i would first like to say that mr. jabri is not exactly mama theresa. the guy is a mass murderer. >> he is one of the military leaders. >> murdered women and children. >> are there others? >> people like that, when they are -- the word is a better and safer place without those people. we have better chances without people like that -- >> are there others who are being targeted as well, other leaders? >> israel will do whatever it takes to make sure that israeli civilians are not in harm's way through people whose only issue -- >> does that mean the leadership? does that mean additional target
catholic school in paris are scandalized by the fact that a registered sex offender was on school campus. school catholic--i aussies. and this pastor has now resigned. -diocese. >> st. frances cabrini elementary and parish = = has a new pastor lou vu.. has retired. after parents complained that mark gurries. was volunteering at a school festival attended by hundreds of children left month toward gurries granted him permission from the diocese. it was authentic but letter should never been written. tuesday evening if they were defending the former pastor of another one to with his former scandal behind them. >> as far as what happened with the former pastor, there is much more going on and we are still on not sure of. and i think that they are still interest that we need. >> we are disappointed wanted this takes longer? >> everybody is kind of take this so long, and the news to you before we did. >> i know him. he is a good person. oh my gosh! >> are you upset? >> yes, yes i am i do not know where he is going. >> he said that mark gurrie should have never been allowed on campus and the di
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in paris. but that's the plan. >> this plan talking about sending them to louisiana. >> nope, nope. >> this is 1789. >> the letter is from 1789 so it can't be about the louisiana purchase. >> what i meant is that when jefferson was in paris, and when he had discussed the plan with edward ban craft, not only discussed it with short but with thomas kane and when the outdoor of the decision came about whether we had slavery in louisiana, thomas kane reminded the president what proposed from france mainly that outlined in the bancroft letter to bring slaves in for a short amount of time to teach them, you know, the proper mode. >> i don't see jefferson in determining. >> it says right here i will settle them in the 50 acres each intermingled and place them on the flooding. >> he says their children shall be brought up in the property and make no doubt they will be good citizens. so it's the french and the germans. >> we can argue this later. the intercede in our mixed up. >> you draw the comparison with george washington. washington of course free is the slaves. >> ten years of trying.
of his deputies vacationing in paris. if you went back to baghdad, you'd be arrested. >> uh, no. nobody will arrest me. they will kill me. [ticking] [camera shutter snaps] >> these surveillance photos were taken by undercover police officers while they watched a team of seven south american thieves clean out an old navy store. >> shirts at $22.50, and they got the whole rack. >> when police moved in to make the arrest, they found enough merchandise to fill a room. all taken in less than an hour without anyone inside the store noticing a thing. [ticking] >> we have never seen a problem of this size and magnitude in world history. >> now hang on. in world history. >> there's more counterfeiting going on in china now than we've ever seen anywhere. >> name an american brand. any brand. any kind of product. just name it, and we'll tell you something about it. it's probably being counterfeited in china as we speak. >> this is the most profitable criminal venture, as far as i know, on earth. >> counterfeiting. >> counterfeiting and your partners don't kill you. >> welcome to 60 minutes on cnbc
" when they deem them unavoidable. recommendation two, contact and learn from paris not resorting to switchbacks regularly. muni agrees there is room for improvement and they will reach out to their peers to study their standard operating procedures but note the claim that others are using procedures similar to muni. the jury answers "the jury approves part of the response about contacting peers. we hope that you contact those systems that were on our list. these systems are seen by the controller as being similar to muni, and have higher reliability and passenger ratings than muni. if muni is going to strife for improvement and go for systems that do not justify a failed mentality. audit muni funds. the audit has control of the funds and working on tep. as the preferred avenue for service. the jury appreciates muni's response. next is train staff for controlled center. muni says staffing is under way for fiscal year 2013 to be completed by the end of the fiscal year and new communications expected in 2015. the jury expects muni's response and the final recommendation is
to paris with friends, laughing reminiscing with her sisters. >> she was a beloved member of the golden girls district group and leaves behind many school district friends. the board of education and the superintendent of schools extends sincere condolences to the donahu family. meeting adowneder. meeting adjourned. .1. welcome to the tuesday october 30th meeting of the board of supervisors of the city and county of san francisco, home of the world champion san francisco giants. madam clerk, can you please call the roll? >> supervisor avalos? >> present. >> avalos present. supervisor campos? campos present. president chiu? chiu president. supervisor chu? chu absent. supervisor cohen? cohen presented. supervisor elsbernd? elsbernd present. supervisor farrell? farrell present. supervisor kim? kim present. supervisor mar? mar present. supervisor olague? olague present. supervisor wiener? wiener present. mr. president, you have a quorum. >> thank you. colleagues, could we have a motion to excuse hrchu? motion by supervisor campos, seconded by supervisor olague without objection, she shall b
to paris tonight explaining how you can, too. >> just moments ago, the national park service verified this cross stood over mojave desert in southern california missing two years now. the subject of a battle. we found it today on the peninsula. good evening. >> we sent a camera to the scene after getting a tip and found that missing cross on skyline boulevard in san mateo county. david louie is there and joins us live to pick up the story. david? >> what a story it is. this cross is famous and it's been the subject of a lawsuit over 10 years that went to the u.s. supreme court over the separation of church and state. nobody knows how long
, magia en un lugar bello, en paris, la ciudad luz se engalano para dar la bienvenida a la temporada navideña. >>todos quedaron deslubrados por evento realizado por un centro comercial >>ya se respira navidad. >>así nos vamos esta
early years that jean paul spend when he was learning paris couture. eglin said this young man looking very serious as he sits -- you will see this young man looking very serious as he sits and you will realize this is not a miracle. there was a solid basis. the other thing i want to say is that, you know, they're not many designers are around here changed the course of history. because when it comes to fashion, yes, there are lots of things that we see. lots of excitement, lots of fralala going on, but we do not often see things that you realize have captured the moment in time. and that is what i think you'll find in this exhibition. but i do not want to talk anymore, because those are actually some of the believes that you have come to listen to jean paul gaultier and not suzy menkes. [laughter] so jean paul, i really wanted to ask you, thinking we're going through the exhibition from the beginning, the power you give women with the sexuality with the corsets, that actually was very much a reflection of what was going on when you did it. can you tell us about those madonna corset y
s. >>los descontentos se tomaron 14 cuadras de la avenida central, el sonido retumbo en lodres, paris. >>en miami también se oyó la furia de la cacerolas, el lugar conocido la pequeña buenas aires se hizo decir >>todo es caro, en argentina no hay tres poderes, el gobierno lo maneja todo. >>la convocacion global de esta manifestación se hizo por las redes sociales >>el periódico argentino la nación indico que también se hizo protesta en austrlia, la presidenta comento que en su país hay democracia que la gente puede expresarse e insta a decir qué es lo que quieren >>un hombre cae moribundo a la entrada de su casa, el cartero lo vio y paso por encima y se fue. el sujeto perdió la vida, el cartero dijo que penso que se trataba de una broma por dia de brujas. >entrega carta a barak obama donde confiesa que tuvo una relacion extramarital, lo que es inapropiado por ser líder de esta organizacion. >>agradece barak obama al equipo que trabajo para su reeleccion, dijo sentirse muy orgulloso por los que trabajaron con el, muchos son jóvenes que fueron su fuente de inspiracion. >>y veran a
thoughts and how you found the paris peace conference was specifically causing -- the 20th century and number two, why did you choose the -- on the cover of your book? >> number one perhaps next to the new deal the first high conference was one of the worst things of the 20th century and gives us an essence world war ii. it not only is bad from the standpoint of destroying national entities by moving people around and putting us in a situation where there is going to be inevitable conflict. that is one of the things it does. it destroys the very concept of collective security is obviously the league of nations is a monstrous failure. in terms of the flagraising on sarah bocce, it just seems very symbolic that is the flag goes up americans are rising to the point of promise. sempre fi. >> thank you, larry. [applause] and is noted we do have copies available. larry will be glad to sign them. we have an additional conversation on the panel table as well. we thank you all for your kind attention and hope to see you again soon in the future. we are dismissed. ..
, middle east affairs analyst -- doctor wally to paris . the president also withheld judgment about the federal investigation that cost patraeus his job but tonight national security was compromised. >> i have no evidence at this point from what i have seen that classified information was disclosed that in any way would have had an impact on our national security. lou: concerning questions on whether the petraeus story should have come up before the presidential election, president obama said the fbi has its own protocols on how they proceed. for more on all of this, the "a-team". let me start with you. the idea that susan rice somehow comes across in the president's statements today as being a puppet without a mind of her own or any indivial responsibility as an envoy of the presidentor representatives of the u.s. government. >> this is a woman who clearly would like to replace secretary of state hillary clinton in that job. no shrinking. she was perfectly able to defend herself. i'm sure she was speaking off the set of talking points. the question is, one of the many questions, di
, because we will have a second way to write. >> i live right in my name in paris a -- in cursive. >> if you order something online, you do not need cursive. >> there is no word on when a final decision could be made, and that brings us to our water cooler question of the day. do you think cursive is a worthwhile thing to teach in school? >> millions without power, and they cannot write. >> that is the way they do it these days. many students take the class from today. they might be speaking a few halloween treats. max if you want to get that can be out of your house asap, how you can do it. we are checking on the area roads >> we continue to run smoothly on the major roadways. if you're going to travel anytime soon, we do have effective traffic light at 543 and wheel road. just be careful. anywhere that have power outages, traffic lights could be affected, so treated as a four- way stop sign. use caution through those intersections. the north side is still up to speed. so far, so good on the outer loop. 53 on 295. problem-free on 100. if you want to head out on 95, still looking good toward
, the windows show a brief film. miniimagining herself at the fashion shows in paris. and with a little pixie dust, she is transported to the runway. even style mavin sarah jessica parker gets the treatment. >> you have beautiful ears. >> reporter: she was there with our boss, disney ceo bob iger. weighing in on the controversial skinny minie. >> fashion has the same aspirational quality. >> reporter: iger hosted the event, saying it's a way to keep the iconic characters on the cutting edge of style. >> we're presenting the marriage between disney characters and high fashion. it proves that a great character is timeless and always in style. >> reporter: and it's for a good cause, as 25% of the proceeds of the disney barney's holiday fashion line will go to the red cross to help victims of hurricane sandy. and fear not disney devotees. as with all fairly tales, this story also has a happy ending. oh. >> and you have beautiful ears, as well, paula. >> better to hear you with, my dear. >> disney, the parent company of abc news, if you couldn't tell. >> disney, the parent company of abc news, if
france. president of of the paris museum coming up on abc 7 news at 6:00. >> a new 7-11 opened in a san nayo neighborhood. how long will it stay open? >> 100 residents, not if they have their way. vic lee is live where the counsel may decide the store's fate tonight. vic? >> well, a city official told me they can't remember a more contentious issue than this. çkx hall gearing up for a crowd tonight. they expect several hundred people in city council chambers. there is only one thing on the agenda. that 7-11 in north san mateo. to00 people in the neighborhood signed pet yigs asking the city to stop the 7-11 from opening. they don't want a convenience store that may invite loitering in this family friendly neighborhood. >> this is a high use market. people will come here 24 hours her per day. deliveries will be made. >> they say the permit show slipped through without going through appropriate process. >> they gave no public notice of that. they gave no legal process to that. >> the property sits on land that was2ujk designated as a residential zone. the old zone was a deli that was gra
francisco museum has signed a deal to exchange works of art with the louvre in paris. >> it will run through 2017. the first exhibit opened at the legion of honor today. the show royal treasures of the french monarchy featured decorative items from louie the 14th to marine antoinette. >>> curb side service. how many turkeys are hoped to be collected for the hungry. >>> and we are continuing to track the storm that is right now making its way across the bay area. mark is coming up next with where the rain is right now. [ boy 1 ] hey! that's the last crescent. oh, did you want it? yea we'll split it. [ female announcer ] made fresh, so light, buttery and flakey. that's half that's not half! guys, i have more! thanks mom [ female announcer ] pillsbury crescents. let the making begin mom, pop it. ♪ two inches apart, becky. two inches. t-minus nine minutes. [ ding ] [ female announcer ] pillsbury cinnamon rolls. let the making begin. ♪ >>> children skated for free at walnut holiday ice rink. it included face painting and magician and other family friendly entertainment located in downtown wal
at the olympic council. number one, your thoughts on how profound the paris peace conference was, specifically carving up the rest of the 20th century. and number two, why did you choose the flag raising -- [inaudible] >> number one, perhaps next to the new deal the for psycho but this one of the worst things of the 20th century. it not only is back from the standpoint of destroying national entities by moving people around and putting them in a situation where there's going to be inevitable conflict. that is one of the things it does. it destroys the very concept of collect security because obviously league of nations is a demonstrative failure. in terms of the flag raising on sir bocce, it just seemed very symbolic that the flag is set america's startup of this racing. semper fi. >> any other questions? thank you, larry. >> thank you. [applause] >> and most notably do have copies available. larry will be glad to sign them, have additional conversation on the panel table appears well. we thank you for your kind attention and hope you see you in the future. >> for more information, visit the a
are not tracking any hot spots. your drive at the bay bridge is getting slow due to cash paris. you will find some pretty slow traffic through--580 is your normal ride and that means that it will be slow to the livermore valley area. south bay peninsula and north bay for way is still pretty light. >> it is 6 01 a.m.. >> the 14 year-old boy who'll sexually assaulted a woman will be arraigned today. he is charged with 10 felony counts for the attack on the woman who was taken from a parking lot and then driven to a remote area. she was kidnapped at gunpoint from the gateway plaza. she was driven in her own many man and this is where she was originally taken. she was sexually attacked and left unconscious in a ditch. if she was bound with duct tape and she was found by a passerby and later they arrested the boy who returned to the scene they foune. >> her mother today is holding a vigil to mark the day. this will be at the market where she was kidnapped november 19, 1988. here is a photo of her when she was taken. she was just nine years old. they will have small yellow ribbons that will be tied to a
again if ben ben ak iruns off with paris hilton. you don't know what will happen but i want to assure you that the fund is managed with taking prudent risk over the long-term and we do care very much about earning returns and protecting the principal. thank you for your attention. >> supervisor elsbernd: thank you. joe. >.hold on just a second. trustee driscoll and then we'll go to public comment. we'll do that after public comment. >> good afternoon. j)p driscoll also with the san francisco. grand jury report suffered so much ground, so many points it took quite a while to get past some of their misstatements, misrepresentations to get to their findings. my problem is if the basis was incorrect,it takes a while to follow their reasoning. they were nice enough to put in their notes and their attachments all these wonderful articles by groups such as the upjohn people that they use some of that explanation about what they think we should do. so many points but one i want to focus on and followed up on what the commissioner just said we do not follow preservation of capital adequately e
much of europe, moscow only 2 for your high. london and paris, both at a pair of 11s in the middle of your week. now here's a look at your extended forecast. ♪ >>> we'll be back with more updates in 30 minutes. i'm gene otani in tokyo. from all of us here at nhk world, thanks for joining us.
's trying to be the paris of the west. now the beach is the suburbs, the we will their people lived on the bottom and the poorest people lived on the top because it was very hard getting to the top of telegraph hill. it was mostly lean-to sharks and bits of pieces of houses up here in the beginning. and a group of 20 businessmen decided that it would be better if the top of the hill remained for the public. so they put their money down and they bought four lots at the top of the hill and they gave them to the city. lily hitchcock coit died without leaving a specific use for her bequest. she left a third of her estate for the beautify indication of the city. arthur brown, noted architect in the city, wanted for a while to build a tower. he had become very interested in persian towers. it was the 1930's. it was all about machinery and sort of this amazing architecture, very powerful architecture. he convinced the rec park commission that building a tower in her memory would be the thing to do with her money. >> it was going to be a wonderful observation place because it was one of the
from paris yesterday. the europeans are heading for the exits. they are deeply afraid of the consequences of an israeli ground incursion, and i think netanyahu has looked around and does not see any support. i think israel will end up here in a weaker strategic position having made the threat but not carry it out. lou: let's follow-up on that. fluor will i want to follow-up on your suggestion. the europeans have never been particularly helpful. that should not be surprising. >> although the financial aid to egypt as part of the bigger package. i think that if you look at where this starts, it started in october, late october when there was a bombing of the sudanese missile factory. that was israel during the first step of this. take up the missiles that were ultimately going to end up in gaza through the tunnels. the second part of it, waiting for the opportunity. clint eastwood's make my day. and so it could retaliate with absolute just cause. go in and take out the missile battery. from what i gather they have achieved 90 percent of what they set out to do. from isra
was looking at the clock saying, what time is this wedding going to start? i have to go to my church. paris up. and i just felt so hurt because it's like i only get married once here. your churches there. it's always going to be there. but he kept like looking at his clock, and then when we were done with the ceremony he, like, took off right after that. like he stayed for the reception, like for a little bit, but i felt so horrible the whole time thinking that i'm never going to be more important to my father than other things. and it really hurt me a lot. >> where does your mother figure into this? >> i have a lot of issues with my mom, and anybody who reads the memoir will know why. but my mother, she's still alive but she still in l.a. she lives about 20 minutes away from me, and it's been actually, now that i've become a writer and i have to travel a lot, i have to say that that has in a way helped me to have a better relationship with her, because she, like right now that i'm here, she's with my children, you know, and she comes over, she takes care of them. so she really tries to help m
in paris with pixie dust, she's transported to the runway. sarah jessica parker gets the cartoon treatment. >> you have beautiful ears. >> thank you. >> she was there for the unveiling with our boss, disney ceo bob iger. >> it's fantasy. we imagine ourselves in a scenario different from our own. and that is the quality. >> iger hopes it's a way to keep the characters on the cutting edge of style. >> we're presenting a marriage between disney characters and high fashion it approves great characters are timeless. always in style. >> and it's for a good cause, 25% of the proceeds will go to the red cross to help victims of hurricane sandy z fear not. this story also has a happy ending. paula ferris, abc news, new york. >> you have to have traditional mini. >> yes. you do. >> very good. >> just ahead, little known bay area post office like stepping back through time, how it could be threatened by cuts. >> and coming up at 5:00 package deliveries kicking into high gear this time of the year. ups tells abc 7 news the best way to keep thieves from running off with gifts. >> he was there for me wh
mentioned earlyied mr. fitzgerald met with him in a safe house in paris.ent nt told him that he was bobby's personal representative.ure the double agent went back and told fidel now we know for sure that bobby kennedy, no doubt speaking with the approval of his brother wants you to beremak killed. this is one of the most remarkable findings of my research. >> brie bryan what kind of the united states hadw, over the years in cuba?ythi >> it's hard say and it's difficult for me to admit toia anything specific, i'm obvious sworn to protect sources and mim methods. this book was cleared by the ci with minimal changes. c a dozen words or so, but todayan cuba, i don't think, i've been retired for 14 years, i can't say what kind of assets the cia has today targeted on cuba, but i would imagine that cuba is a lower priority than it was inher years past. a lower priority today than the obvious higher priorities. iran, middle east, syria, north korea, china, and russia and so forth. i would imagine a considerably lower priority. eac n >> didew cuba policy wax and wae with each new administration? >
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